• Jim Gettel

Chapter Bible Reflections from Where Jesus Leads


Chapter Bible Reflections from Where Jesus Leads

Where Jesus Leads: Helping Christian Communities to Follow


Introduction, I Corinthians 3:9-17


Part 1: Following Jesus on the Way

1.1 Good News of God’s Kingdom, Matthew 16:13-28

1.2 The Way of Jesus, John 1:35-51

1.2 The Way of Jesus, Mark 1:30-45

1.4 Accepting God’s Love, Luke 15:11-32

1.5 The Great Commission Matthew 10


Part 2: Sharing Christian Love

2.1 By Listening, Mark 10:46-52

2.2 By Healing and Forgiving, Matthew 9:1-15

2.3 By Shepherding, John 21

2.4 By Serving, Matthew 25:31-46

2.5 By Reconciling, Luke 6:27-37

2.6 The Great Commandment, Luke 10:25-37


Part 3: Becoming Disciples in Community

3.1 Helping People Experience the Way of Jesus, Romans 12

3.2 Helping People Connect to Community, Luke 5:17-26

3.3 Building Community through Small Groups / Ministry Teams, Luke 24:13-35

3.4 Helping People Act from Their Giftedness, I Corinthians 12

3.5 Supporting Holistic Life in Community, Luke 10:1-24


Part 4: Leading With Jesus

4.1 Leading from Relationship with Jesus, Mark 4:35-41

4.2 Sharing Leadership, Exodus 18:13-26

4.3 Guiding and Serving, Ezekiel 34, Psalm 23 and John 10

4.4 Developing Followers and Leaders, Acts 8:26-40

4.5 Discerning God’s Call to the Community, I Kings 19:9-18

4.6 Working for Transformation, Ephesians 4


Conclusion: Follow where Jesus leads, John 15:3